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, there'ers a haa llmark car. >> happening now, representatives of energy in new orleans and are going to provide a report on the cause of the outage at the super bowl perry ed a. power co. says of the super bowl blackout was caused by a faulty device that had been installed to prevent the cables and leading to the super dome from felling. the company officials say that the device did not have any problems born january 6t or of r events. the device has since been removed. company officials plan to install replacement equipment. the power failure cut lights to about half of the stadium for 34 minutes and halted the plate during the game. >> the number of americans that are age 65 and older with alzheimer's is expected to triple by 2015. according to a new study, 13.8 million will have the disease by then. researchers say that this study draws attention to an urgent need for more research, treatment and preventative strategies to reduce this epidemic. alzheimer's, is the leading cause of dementia that now affects more than 5 million americans and 38 million people worldwide. >> people wh
caused the power outage. energy officials saying that it is up to the super bowl there is a rumor that the beyonce cause of the power outage but it is not us and issue it is still finger-pointing. exactly what happened but nonetheless what are your thoughts. any time and it seems like this is a major event with a spot lights your city what are your thoughts when the lights went out >> and when first realized it was there crows the 2018 olympics. it was a little bit embarrassing. when it first-went out to put my first thought was that it was embarrassing even the weather looked good. >> we continue to interview and we will roll some of video. we were inside and in the media center of way up. all of a sudden, we all of a sudden it said wow! it was longer than anticipated were you also thinking that? >> we thought that the generators did come on at least those came on but it did last long time i did not expect it to last that long. >> you have all day to remember and new orleans. will continue to host super bowls. >> coming up at 8: 15 we'll have a live report from the mission distri
. >> americans are apparently coming out 4% of their incomes into buying gasoline. the energy department says u.s. households spend an average of just over $2,900 on gasoline last year. that is the highest level in four years. the percentage rates similar levels and 2008 when a red hot black economy and panic over dwindling surprising gets prices through the roof. the nationwide average price per gallon of regular gas at $3.60 last year, also a record high. >> police have released the name of a teenager and was found dead in a fair fell apart last week. investigators are still try to figure out who killed her and why. 13 year old genelle conway is body was discovered friday morning at allen would park. family members say the taser was strangled the police, who been investigating the crime are not yet confirming that. investigators as a victim live with a foster family in nearby seaside city. she boarded a school bus there is a warning in the seating class, but never made it home thursday afternoon. is that grandmother was is one of the many people as in the park monday to pay their respects.
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